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Support if you're returning to teaching physics after taking a break

However long you've been away from teaching, schools appreciate the enhanced life experience and knowledge you bring with you on your return.

On this page you'll find a wealth of support to ease your transition back into the classroom.


Teacher Subject Specialism Training (TSST)

The TSST programme has ended. Find out about its successor and access our array of classroom resources.

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Get into Teaching help for returning teachers

Get support to return to teaching from Get into Teaching, including one-to-one support from an adviser, help with arranging school experience and accessing a subject specialist training course to refresh your knowledge.

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Current curriculum

Before applying for a physics teaching role and heading back into the classroom, it's a good idea to familiarise yourself with the current national curriculum.

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Teachers' standards

If you've been away from the classroom for a while, it's a good idea to brush up your knowledge on the latest standards giving information on the minimum requirements of practice and conduct.

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